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Marine Engineering Education For the 21St Century- Addressing the Oncoming Innovations in Ship Technology
(Lucian Blaga Univ Sibiu, Romania, 2009)
A marine engineer, educated to work mainly on seagoing ships, has an expected professional life of about 40 years, both at sea and on shore facilities Therefore, the education he/she should have should address the expected ...
Conceptual Study for a "Gas Hydrate Carrier Ship"
(World Scientific Publ Co Pte Ltd, 2009)
The concept of transporting natural gas to distant overseas locations in the form of gas hydrates is discussed and a concept for ships for the carriage of unitized gas hydrate bulk cargo is introduced. The gas hydrate-carrying ...
Modeling of Methane Distribution in a Landfill Using Genetic Algorithms
(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc, 2009)
Landfill gas (LFG) results from the biologic decomposition of municipal waste and consists of mostly methane (CH4) and carbon dioxide (CO2), as well as trace amounts of a variety of other compounds. In this study, the major ...
Dynamical instability of a boson-fermion mixture at low dimensions
(Elsevier Science Bv, 2009)
We examine theoretically the dynamical response of a homogeneous mixture of condensed bosons and spin-polarized fermions confined inside a quasi-two-dimensional or a quasi-one-dimensional geometry, considering quasi-thre ...
Development of standards for maritime english - the EU Leonardo martel project
(Dalian Maritime University Press, 2009)
This paper reports on the progress of the EU funded Leonardo project MarTEL which concems the development of a set of standards for Maritime English for application in Merchant Navy education and training programmes for ...